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Morning of fire : John Kendrick's daring American odyssey in the Pacific / Scott Ridley.

Ridley, Scott. (Author).
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Schricker Main Library 917.9504 RID (Text) 30032010517248 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780061700125 :
  • ISBN: 0061700126 :
  • Physical Description: p. cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue: Morning of fire -- pt. 1. The journey outward -- Out of a time of great peril -- Passage to the underworld -- Spain's frontier -- Refuge -- Halting the incursion -- pt. 2. Infinite wilderness -- Nootka -- Seizure -- The golden fleece -- Divided dreams -- A place of skulls -- pt. 3. Odyssey -- Volatile paradise -- House of cards -- Columbia's homecoming -- An American presence -- Long-awaited return -- pt. 4. Edge of empire -- A soft war -- Survival and seduction -- A rising tide -- Possession -- Last season -- The fire's reach -- Epilogue: Legacy for a new nation.
Subject: Kendrick, John, ca. 1740-1794 > Travel > Northwest Coast of North America.
Voyages to the Pacific coast.
Explorers > United States > Biography.
Fur trade > Northwest, Pacific > History > 18th century.
Northwest Coast of North America > Description and travel.
Northwest, Pacific > Description and travel.
United States > Relations > Spain.
Spain > Relations > United States.
United States > Relations > Great Britain.
Great Britain > Relations > United States.

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